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The Opioid Crisis and the Hispanic/Latino Population: An Urgent Issue

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This issue brief presents recent data on prevalence of opioid misuse & death rates in the Hispanic/Latino population; contextual factors & challenges to prevention & treatment; innovative outreach & engagement strategies to connect people to evidence-based treatment; and the importance of community voice.

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PEP20-05-02-002
Publication Date
July 2020
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